Hull Independent Cinema presents: LOVELESS
12 April 2018, Vue Cinema Hull, Princes Quay, Hull
Andrey Zvyagintsev | 2017 | Russia | Cert 15 | 124 mins | Russian language with English subtitles
Tickets can be purchased in advance exclusively via HULL BOX OFFICE.
Tickets are not available via the Vue Box Office online or in person, and is not included in Vue’s £4.99 ticket deal. Tickets available via Hull Box Office online/over the phone, or on the door on the night from the Hull Independent Cinema sales table. Tickets are unreserved seating – seat choice is first come, first served, upon doors opening.
Vue Cinemas has one of the best concessions in town, so why not come along early to grab a drink and a snack?
Doors to the screening room open around ten minutes before the performance starts
7:30pm: Programme starts. Introductions, trailer reel (10-15 mins). Main feature, LOVELESS
9:45pm: Programme ends
Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, each with a new partner, they are impatient to start again, to turn the page – even if it means threatening to abandon their 12-year-old son Alyosha. Until, after witnessing one of their fights, Alyosha disappears.
Starring Joaquin Phoenix, Ekaterina Samsonov, Alessandro Nivola, Alex Manette, John Doman, Judith Roberts
Awards and reviews
Nominated, Best Foreign Language Film – 2018 Academy Awards, Golden Globes and BAFTAs
Winner, Jury Prize, Cannes Film Festival
“Zvyagintsev once again demonstrates his remarkable gift for creating perfectly formed dramatic microcosms that illustrate the bred-in-the-bone pathologies of Russian society.” – Leslie Felprin, The Hollywood Reporter
“For all the deadened souls who throng the tale, the telling could not be more alive.” – Anthony Lane, The New Yorker
LOVELESS is rated 15. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).